Summer Camps

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July 3 – August 18, 2017
Ages 3 – 15


Friday, June 30, 2017

7th Annual Summer Soirée

WORD: Text in Contemporary Art


The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit,
multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, RI, and beyond.


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The Jamestown Arts Center is a non-profit, multi-disciplinary facility created to benefit the community of Jamestown, Rhode Island, and beyond.

Our mission is to engage, enrich and inspire our community through extraordinary arts and educational experiences.

7th Annual Summer Soirée

06/30/2017 | 7-10pm

7th Annual SUMMER SOIRÉE Friday, June 30, 2017 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm Champagne Preview with Curator and Artist’s Talk with Lesley Dill at 6pm With an exclusive Viewing of WORD: Text in Contemporary Art   SUMMER SAVORIES  •  RAW  BAR  •  COCKTAILS  •  LIVE AUCTION   LIVE MUSIC & DANCING with Danielle Ponder &[…..]

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Stephen Wallem: A Burly Night Music with Rick Bertone

07/14/2017–07/14/2017 | 7:30pm

Stephen Wallem: A Burly Night Music with Rick Bertone Friday, July 14th 7:30 pm We are thrilled to welcome the multi-talented Stephen Wallem (best known for his role on Nurse Jackie and his many Broadway performances!) to Jamestown for a one-night-only performance accompanied by the fabulous Rick Bertone. Featuring songs from Wallem’s big and/or “simple” guy[…..]

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For Adults

Year round classes where adults can flex their creativity, find a creative outlet or sharpen their skills. Classes offered in fine arts, technology and design.

For Teens

Teen classes are geared towards the dynamic adolescent brain – Creative classes & workshops in a variety of fine arts, technology and design driven mediums.

For Children

Children: Year round dynamic, hands on classes & vacation and summer camps designed especially for children. We offer creative birthday parties too!


Most Likely to Succeed

07/06/2017 | 7 PM

Most Likely to Succeed Thursday, July 6th, 7 pm $10 at the Door The feature-length documentary Most Likely to Succeed examines the history of education in the United States, revealing the growing shortcomings of conventional education methods in today’s innovative world. The film explores compelling new approaches that aim to transform learning as we know it. After[…..]


WORD, Text in Contemporary Art


  WORD: Text in Contemporary Art Curated by our very own Karen Conway June 30 – August 13, 2017 Gallery Hours: Wednesday – Saturday, 10am – 2pm Opening Reception at the 7th Annual Summer Soirée Friday, June 30, 2017 7:00pm – 10:00 pm Champagne Preview &  Curator’s Talk at 6:00 pm Join us to hear[…..]


Creating Outside the Lines

Posted on January 20, 2017

JAMESTOWN — It seems there is never a dull moment at the Out-of-the-Box Art Studio operated by Bridges Inc. Rhode Island artists with developmental disabilities are in and out of the studio on Clinton Avenue throughout the day. Their paintings, sculptures, fabrics, collages and other works fill the studio. It recently received a $2,300 grant[…..]

A very special thank you to our generous Business Partners



Estes/Twombly Architects    •    Overhead Door Garage Headquarters    •    Steve Ray Construction    •    Joseph Tamburini, Financial Advisor, Morgan Stanley


Central Painting, LLC   •   Peter   J. Schott, DMD    •    UNION PEARL    •    Worldways Social Marketing


Mansions & Manors


Karen Augeri Benson, Esq.    •    People's Credit union    •    Taste,  Artful Interiors & Design


Belmont Market    •    Forster Orthodontics    •    Andrew B. Hunter,  Hunter Greens Garden Design    •    Nardolillo Funeral Home    •    Slice of Heaven    •    M.F. Smith Associates    •    South Shore Capital Advisors, LLC    •    Michael Swistak, Wolpert Insurance    •    Tollgate Orthodontics, Jamestown


Jamestown Arts Center | Location: 18 Valley Street, Jamestown, Rhode Island 02835 | Mailing Address: PO Box 97, Jamestown,
Rhode Island 02835 | for more Information call: (401) 560-0979 or email


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